Common Vetch

Common Vetch

Observation - Common Vetch - UK and Ireland. Description: Downy plant scrambling up a sapling on roadside verge. Flowers 1-3 growing in leaf axils. Flowers 12mm across, pinkish-purple. Calyx teeth equal in length. Leaves consist of up to 8 pairs of oval bristle-tipped leaflets in decreasing size and ending in

Downy plant scrambling up a sapling on roadside verge. Flowers 1-3 growing in leaf axils. Flowers 12mm across, pinkish-purple. Calyx teeth equal in length. Leaves consist of up to 8 pairs of oval bristle-tipped leaflets in decreasing size and ending in tendrils.